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​Mecklenburg County Policy Group Recommends Masks for All Indoor Venues

8/16/2021

Mecklenburg County Policy Group Recommends Masks for All Indoor Venues

On Monday, Aug. 16 the Mecklenburg County COVID-19 Policy Group, which includes Mecklenburg County, City of Charlotte, the Mecklenburg County Sheriff's Office, MEDIC, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Emergency Management, the towns of Pineville, Huntersville, Cornelius, Davidson, Mint Hill and Matthews, as well as Atrium Health, Novant Health, and other key policy makers, recommended that all local governments vote to support requiring masks be worn in all indoor spaces. 

The Board of County Commissioners will convene a special meeting on Wednesday, Aug. 18, 2021 at 3 p.m. to discuss a public health rule that will mandate masks in indoor spaces and will include the City Council and the six towns. 

For more information watch the recent news conference with this announcement, click here.

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